There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain.
Uninsured Pennsylvanians whose annual income is less than 138 percent of the federal poverty limit can apply for health coverage through the state’s new “Healthy PA” program.
A surge is expected now that they’ll be covered by Medicare and Medicaid.
Health: FDA Issues New Rules Mandating Calories Be Posted On Menus At Big Chain Restaurants And Stores
The FDA issued new rules which will soon show you exactly how many calories you’re eating when you dine out.
The new study published in JAMA found that people who were already hospitalized were more likely to die from a heart attack than people who had a heart attack outside the hospital.
Following up on a CBS3 investigation started in May, a growing number of nurses are being abused inside hospitals locally and around the country.
As 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl explains, “Flu Near You” is a free website and mobile app that uses the power of crowdsourcing to track and monitor flu symptoms around the county.
While there’s a lot of fear about Ebola now, health officials say the flu is more dangerous. But it’s preventable, something one mom learned the hard way.
A special Ebola training session for Camden County first responders. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows us the newest protocols to guard against the deadly virus.
Health: Doctor Discusses First Hand Account Of Treating Ebola Patients In West Africa With Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl
Thousands of doctors who know all about Ebola, an infectious disease, are meeting in Philadelphia. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie sits down with one doctor who just got back from Africa treating those sickened by the disease.
A sex change operation has been completed in the Philadelphia area on one of the youngest patients ever.
Health: Stand Up To Cancer Research Brings Hope To Patients At The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl speaks with one family who hopes local research funded by tonight’s event can potentially save their young boy’s life.
3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on how the money raised is helping leukemia patients right here in Philadelphia thanks to promising therapies.
Putting butter in your coffee may sound weird, but it’s a popular new trend.
A new way to zap away pain has become a popular alternative to medications and injections. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows you how it works.